Lebanon

December 7, 2000

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Former Lebanese president Amin Gemayel said that Syria\'s military presence in Lebanon has transformed the country into a Syrian \"colony.\"

December 6, 2000

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By Jihad Abu Falah Albawaba.com - Amman  The Islamist intellectual and former member of the Lebanese Parliament, Fathi Yakan, reiterated the need for

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Revenues of the Port of Beirut fell by about 10 percent between January and October this year compared to the same period last year, the Daily Star re

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A delegation of Lebanese government ministers is due in Baghdad Thursday to look at cooperation over oil and economic issues.

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The body of an Iraqi national who is believed to have drowned washed ashore in Dora on Tuesday, the Daily Star reported. The Lebanese paper said that,

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Leading Lebanese banks, which have struggled with recession for the past two years, have higher hopes of expanding their business to Syria after Presi

December 5, 2000

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A senior Red Cross envoy said Tuesday he had passed on to the Lebanese Shiite fundamentalist group Hizbollah information from Israel about Lebanese pr

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The Beirut military court has sentenced 17 Lebanese, including two women, for entering the \"enemy state\" of Israel.

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The Israeli Haaretz newspaper reported Tuesday that Israel has asked the United Nations to station observers in the area of the Shabaa Farms, near the

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Wael Kfouri has denied the finalization of negotiations to star in an Egyptian film starring Angham.

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The Lebanese minister of post & telecommunications, Jean-Louis Cordahi, declared that a four-phase plan would be undertaken to improve the telecommunications sector in Lebanon.

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Bank of Beirut SAL (BoB) said it raised $14 million for its open-ended fixed income fund in a first round of financing. Lebanese institutions and individuals accounted for 60 percent of subscriptions

December 4, 2000

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Despite the moribund state of the Lebanese economy, there is one sector that is experiencing phenomenal growth. Companies providing computer training have been reported double-digit growth for several

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Activity on the Beirut Stock Exchange jumped in November compared to October, boosted by a 7-million share block trade in Solidere stock. As a result, aggregate volume rose 845.2 percent to 7.49 milli

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The council of ministers gave his approval last week for two draft laws aiming to modernize the economy structure:   A reformed customs law that would facilitate the import and export of goods: reduct